Hold Up: James Baldwin
WIT Virtual Shows - February 25, 2021
Hold Up showcases Black performers dissecting literature with laughter, poignant discussion, and topical context.
Created by Krystal Ramseur and Derek Hayes, Hold Up showcases Black performers dissecting literature in a way that wasn’t always comfortable in grade school. Full of laughter and energy, this panel show also delves into poignant academic assessments of the text while weaving in modern context and individual perspectives.
Cast- Precious Jenkins, Jamal Newman, Alex Taliaferro, Clyde Thompson, Tandra Turner, Sadé Young.
This week we will be taking on James Baldwin for Black History Month.
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